Cylinder head stud.
Hi, I took my Fabia into a local garage for a full service and an Mot two weeks ago, and prior to this the car was running well. 51 miles later I noticed that I had difficulty starting, but once started it ran sweetly. I took the car back to the same garage who did the Mot and I was told that this is a common problem and it would be caused by the timing chain. I searched the symptons and thought that it maybe the coolant temp sensor but the mechanic said no.I left the car with them and asked for a price for the work but at the time they were unable to tell me. I telephoned three days later to check on progress and they told me that a cylinder head gasket and a valve had been ordered as the car was not firing on 1 cylinder. The next day I telephoned again and was told that they had snapped a stud and that they could not remove it as it is solid in the block. Now I am left with no car and finance to pay. Can anyone advise? Only had car 8 months and its on a 3 year arrangement. Thanks
Other then rebuilding the engine, you have nothing, the bolt that broke can be drilled and taped...
Search Skoda Fabia questions
Skoda Fabia experts
Related Models For Sale